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Good luck to the Suffolk athletes taking part in Team England at the Commonwealth Games

Good luck to the Suffolk athletes taking part in Team England at the Commonwealth Games

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:19

On behalf of all of us at Suffolk Sport we would like to wish Team England lots of success at the Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, April 2018.

The Suffolk athlete line up is as follows and we wish them... Read More »

Tags: Commonwealth Games 2018, Suffolk athletes at Commonwealth Games, Team England

Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme

Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 11:06

What is the scheme?
Premier League Primary Stars aims to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills, so we are very pleased that we are again able to offer registered teachers,... Read More »

Tags: Primary School football, football, Suffolk FA

Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 10:15

'Design a bag' competition follows research from Aldi that revealed children's eating habits

Children in primary schools are more likely to eat healthily compared to secondary school age pupils, according... Read More »

Tags: Aldi TeamGB GetSetCommunity

Suffolk shows positive progress as New Active Lives Survey Figures Released

Suffolk shows positive progress as New Active Lives Survey Figures Released

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:25

Latest figures from Sport England's Active Lives Adult Survey show that in England 27.7 million people – 61.8% of the 16+ population – are active.

That means they meet the Chief Medical Officer's... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk Active Lives, Active Lives Survey 2018

Help Shape Felixstowe Leisure

Help Shape Felixstowe Leisure

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:02

Local people are being invited to take part in a survey to have their say on how they want leisure to look in Felixstowe!

In November 2017, Suffolk Coastal District Council published its Felixstowe Leisure... Read More »

Tags: Leisure in Felixstowe, Future of Felixstowe Leisure Centre

Suffolk Workplace Games event is seeking Sponsors to help raise the profile of workplace health in Suffolk

Suffolk Workplace Games event is seeking Sponsors to help raise the profile of workplace health in Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:02

The Suffolk Workplace games event reaches out to businesses across Suffolk to get active and forms part of a wider initiative to inspire businesses and encourage workers to get active in and around the... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk Workplace Games, Workplace Health, Workplace Wellbeing

New ESCAPE-Pain group course is coming to Suffolk to help residents struggling with Osteoarthritis knee and hip  symptoms.

New ESCAPE-Pain group course is coming to Suffolk to help residents struggling with Osteoarthritis knee and hip symptoms.

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:25

Anyone with Osteoarthritis in the knee and hip are aware of their struggle with pain and mobility on a daily basis.

The Suffolk Sport Health Team alongside a team of qualified pain management instructors... Read More »

Tags: ESCAPE-Pain, Escape pain, Ostearthritis, Health

Sport England and Mind extend scheme to help people with mental health problems get more active after study proves it boosts their wellbeing

Sport England and Mind extend scheme to help people with mental health problems get more active after study proves it boosts their wellbeing

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:03

  • Participants said it helped them deal with anxiety, panic attacks and even suicidal thoughts
  • Sport England has awarded Mind almost £1.5 million National Lottery funding to extend the Get Set To Go... Read More »

Tags: Sport England, Mind, mental health, get active, being active improves mental wellbeing

England Squash launches new campaign to entice more females on court

England Squash launches new campaign to entice more females on court

Posted: Thu, 08 Mar 2018 13:12

England Squash has launched a new national campaign today to encourage more women and girls on court.

The new social media campaign, which is part of the Squash Girls Can initiative, seeks to raise the... Read More »

Tags: England Squash, Squash Girls Can